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Writing and Thinking About the Critical Essay: Tina Packer and Nigel Gore

Writing and Thinking About the Critical Essay: Tina Packer and Nigel Gore

Klein Conference Room, Room A510, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall
General Public 

Tina Packer will talk about Women of Will, her book about women in Shakespeare, performing scenes from the plays with her fellow actor Nigel Gore.

Tina Packer, one of the world’s leading authorities on Shakespeare’s work, is the founding artistic director of Shakespeare & Company in Lenox, Massachusetts. She is an actress, playwright, and author. Her book is Women of Will: Following The Feminine in Shakespeare’s Plays.

Nigel Gore received the Eliot Norton Award for Outstanding Actor for his portrayal of George in Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? at the Publick Theatre in Boston. Recent work includes Richard in Richard III at Colorado Shakespeare Festival; Squeers, Hawke in Nicholas Nickleby at Lyric Stage Boston (Eliot Norton Outstanding actor nomination); Claudius in Hamlet at Prague Shakespeare Festival; Volumnia in Coriolanus at the Mercury Theatre, Colchester, UK; Mark Antony in Antony and Cleopatra; Sir Toby Belch in Twelfth Night (both with Shakespeare & Co.). Film: Last Knights. TV: seasons two and three of Brotherhood on Showtime. Mr. Gore is a founding member of AUREA, a performance ensemble whose mission is to explore the relationship between music and the spoken word. He is a published poet.

Moderated by Honor Moore, faculty, the Creative Writing Program

Sponsored by The Creative Writing Department. 



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